Sr. Director, Business Development - Search & Evaluation
Expert scientific assessment of early stage therapeutic opportunities and promising science and technologies to optimize drug discovery and development. The Technical Assessment Consultant will work in partnership with Business Development colleagues to assess new business development opportunities and will have primary responsibility for the decision to advance opportunities for further diligence based on scientific/technical merit. Able to assess opportunities based on limited information and succinctly summarize recommendation and rationale. This opportunity is targeted at industry professionals seeking opportunities to remain engaged in the field, leverage the breadth of their experience, but with the flexibility of a consulting role.
The ideal candidate will have extensive biopharmaceutical experience, including research, drug discovery and development, translational medicine, external scientific affairs and licensing and will be internationally recognized for scientific excellence, strategic thinking and innovative translational medicine approaches to drug discovery and development. Therapeutic expertise in one or more the following areas is required: neurology, autoimmune/inflammatory disease, tissue repair and fibrosis, or non-malignant hematology.
MD and/or PhD and 20 years of relevant experience